Time and fate deities

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Time and fate deities are personifications of time, often in the sense of human lifetime and human fate, in polytheistic religions. In monotheism, Time can still be personified, like Father Time.

Europe

Indo-European

Baltic

  • Dalia
  • Deivės Valdytojos, Lithuanian group of seven goddesses who weave garments from human lives
  • Dekla, Latvian goddess of fate
  • Gegute, Lithuanian goddess of time
  • Kruonis, Lithuanian goddess of time
  • Laima, Lithuanian goddess of fate
  • Veliuona, Lithuanian goddess of death, the afterlife, and eternity
  • Verpėja, Lithuanian goddess who weaves the thread of one's life

Germanic

Greek

Roman

Romanian

Slavic

Other European

Etruscan

Asia

Bali

Buddhism

Hinduism

Mari

  • Purysho, god of fate who creates the future of all men

Middle East

The Philippines

Zoroastrianism

Africa

Ancient Egyptian religion

Igbo

Yoruba

Americas

Lakota

  • Etu, personification of time[1]

See also

References

  1. ^ Lakota Gods


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